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Title Short stories for students. Volume 44 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied short stories / Kristin B. Mallegg, project editor ; foreword by Thomas E. Barden
Published Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 313 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits
Series Gale Virtual Reference Library
Contents Detroit skyline, 1949 / by Bobbie Ann Mason -- Footfalls / by Wilbur Daniel Steele -- The hunter's wife / by Anthony Doerr -- In the region of ice / by Joyce Carol Oates -- The Jewbird / by Bernard Malamud -- Like a winding sheet / by Ann Petry -- Looking for a rain god / by Bessie Head -- The man without a country / by Edward Everett Hale -- Tale of the unknown island / by Jose Saramago -- This morning, this evening, so soon / by James Baldwin -- Tony's story / by Leslie Marmon Silko -- What you pawn I will redeem / by Sherman Alexie -- Who's Irish? / by Gish Jen -- The wide net / by Eudora Welty
Summary Provides critical overviews of short stories from all cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the story's cultural and historical significance
Notes "ISSN 1092-7735."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Alexie, Sherman, 1966- What you pawn I will redeem
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. This morning, this evening, so soon
Doerr, Anthony, 1973- Hunter's wife
Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909. Man without a country.
Head, Bessie, 1937-1986. Looking for a rain god
Jen, Gish. Who's Irish?
Malamud, Bernard. Jewbird.
Mason, Bobbie Ann. Detroit skyline, 1949
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- In the region of ice
Petry, Ann, 1908-1997. Like a winding sheet
Saramago, José. Conto da ilha desconhecida. English
Silko, Leslie Marmon, 1948- Tony's story
Steele, Wilbur Daniel, 1886-1970. Footfalls
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001. Wide net
Man without a country (Hale, Edward Everett)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Short story.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Short Stories.
Short story -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Short story -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Short story.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Barden, Thomas E., writer of supplementary textual content.
Mallegg, Kristin, editor.
ISBN 1410328619
141038165X
9781410328618
9781410381651